Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: February 28, 2018

Organization: Riverbanks Zoo & Garden

Location: Columbia Area

City: Columbia

Website: View Website

Job Type: Part Time

Wages/Salary: $8.18/hour


Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to discover a new adventure? If so, have you considered working for one of the top ranked zoo’s in the country? Riverbanks is currently recruiting engaging and enthusiastic ambassadors! Be part of the adventure and explore our exciting opportunities now. Visit, "Careers and Volunteer Opportunities".

Ambassador Commitment: Doing your part to support Riverbanks’ mission to foster appreciation and concern for all living things.

Responsibilities: Under general supervision, operates a multi-car tram along assigned routes to transport guests of the zoo and garden to and from central loading areas.  Provides outstanding guest service while also practicing safe driving habits. Delivers safety speeches and provides assistance to guests with loading and unloading.  Completes a daily pre-opening inspection of the tram.  Maintains records and prepares reports as required.  Must also be available to work evening events as needed.  Reports to the Attractions Supervisor.

Job Description:

Education and Experience: High school graduate.  Previous passenger transportation and/or guest service experience (preferred).  Must be willing and able to interact with guests of all ages. Must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions, be able to lift up to 20 lbs., be able to sit or stand for long periods of time and work well in a team setting.  Must possess or be eligible for a valid SC driver’s license.

Contact Name:
Contact Phone Number: 803-779-8717
Application Process:
Please submit your application via the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden website: